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  1. Top 10 John Carpenter SoundtracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | ComingSoon.net

    ... and adore. We love the film and we REALLY love this score, a amalgamation of Escape from New York , Assault on Precinct 13 , Prince of Darkness and other key Carpenter scores but doused in the heavy metal guitar shredding of Steve Vai and ...

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  2. SURVIVE Exploded Thanks to Stranger Things, But the Austin Band is No One-Trick PonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | Independent Weekly

    ... SURVIVE in with Carpenter, who made lurching analog synth sounds iconic in scores for films like Assault on Precinct 13 and Escape From New York . But those who push this line of thought probably haven't heard SURVIVE's non- Stranger Things body of ...

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  3. Void, TheRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... It's hard not to think of Carpenter while watching The Void, which is a siege film that riffs on Assault on Precinct 13 , The Thing and - in particular - Prince of Darkness . The Void's story finds a police officer taking a wounded man to a ...

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  4. 12 Movies to Watch After You See 'Free Fire'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Film School Rejects

    ... The Thing is another single-location, every man for himself sort of film, for instance. The original Assault on Precinct 13 gets to that point, as well, and like The Thing , this one should be noted as being inspired by a Howard Hawks film, namely ...

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  5. Review: the Void (2017) 'bloody ...Read the original story

    Apr 12, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... of Astron-6 duo Jeremy Gillespie and Steven Kotanski. Throwbacks like The Thing , Hellraiser , and Assault on Precinct 13 come to mind while viewing the horror film that's low on rationale but high on entertainment. Aaron Poole plays officer Daniel ...

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  6. Another Trailer Nails ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... . The executive producer of NAILS, Joseph Kaufman, was exec producer of John Carpenter's 1976 classic ASSAULT ON PRECINCT 13 along with the 2005 remake starring Ethan Hawke.

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  7. The New Movies of April 2017, In Order of AnticipationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | Film School Rejects

    ... Clive Barker's Hellraiser , and Stuart Gordon's From Beyond lead to a siege situation straight out of Assault on Precinct 13 ! Yes, there are some original touches too. [ My review ] Cons: The script is a big weakness here as the strength of the ...

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  8. 'The Void' Review: Bits of Carpenter, Lovecraft, and FulciRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Collider

    ... scale budget and in dimmer lighting. A satanic cult descends upon a nearly vacant hospital like it's Assault on Precinct 13 -except they're dressed in white bed sheets that adorn a creepy black pyramid). And like the aforementioned From Beyond , ...

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  9. Robert Rodriguez to Direct - Escape From New York' RemakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | SFGate

    ... of the studio's competitive bid. Carpenter, who also directed classics including "Halloween" and "Assault on Precinct 13," will serve as an executive producer on the remake. Set 16 years in the future, the original "Escape From New York" imagined ...

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  10. 18 Things We Learned From John Carpenter's 'Rio Bravo' CommentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | Film School Rejects

    He's long credited it with being the inspiration for his own Assault on Precinct 13 . 3. Both men comment on Hawks' decision to open the film with several minutes of dialogue-free setup saying it's a nod of sorts to silent cinema and also played against the time where the trend was to jump right into the chatter.

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  11. John Carpenter teases new music for upcoming a Halloweena movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | NME

    ... which were directed by heavy metal singer Rob Zombie. As well as Halloween, Carpenter has directed Assault On Precinct 13, Big Trouble In Little China and The Thing. Following his most recent film The Ward in 2010, Carpenter has mainly focused on ...

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  12. Upcoming 'Halloween' Reboot Finds a Director, Two Writers, and a Release DateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Film School Rejects

    ... record of filmmakers who've previously attempted to remake Carpenter's films. The remakes/prequels of Assault on Precinct 13 and The Thing are mediocre entertainment, but Rob Zombie's two-film stab at Halloween is aggressive garbage and the less ...

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  13. Ghosts of MarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... been noted elsewhere that Ghosts of Mars feels like a mixtape of Carpenter's greatest hits; namely, Assault on Precinct 13 and The Thing . There's something charmingly out of date about the film's sensibility, which made it stick out like a sore ...

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  14. Nails Trailer Hammers its Way OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... The executive producer of NAILS, Joseph Kaufman, was exec producer of John Carpenter's 1976 classic ASSAULT ON PRECINCT 13 along with the 2005 remake starring Ethan Hawke. NAILS will world premiere at ADIFF on Monday, February 20th, at 20:45 PM at ...

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  15. How Prince 85 Emerged as one of 2017's Most Intriguing TalentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Hypebeast.com

    ... his mind to the sonic possibilities of the synthesizer. "The first horror movie I saw was Carpenter's Assault on Precinct 13 when I was about 12. I was fascinated by the way the movie was totally

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  16. Nails to Premiere in Ireland; New Poster and StillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... The executive producer of NAILS, Joseph Kaufman, was exec producer of John Carpenter's 1976 classic ASSAULT ON PRECINCT 13 along with the 2005 remake starring Ethan Hawke. NAILS will world premiere at ADIFF on Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 20:45 PM ...

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  17. Assault On Precinct 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Lost In Translation

    Assault On Precinct 13 is an entertaining low budget film from director John Carpenter that capitalizes on the 70s fears of gangs and mayhem in a lawless society. Not sure why it was remade in 2005, but this one has a great minimalist score and tough good guys and dolls that are cool under pressure.

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  18. In a ho-hum year, a few films rise to the top of the heap - Thu, 05 Jan 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... generation's most imitated filmmaker? This slick, uberviolent drive-in movie recalls Carpenter's "Assault on Precinct 13," pitting a touring punk band (led by the late Anton Yelchin) against a band of bloodthirsty neo-Nazis in the backwoods of ...

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  19. DVD reviews:Q Volume 1: Series 1-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    ... composed for this, his second feature after stoner sci-fi black comedy Dark Star. But like Dark Star, Assault On Precinct 13 has become a cult classic for reasons other than its music, in this case Carpenter's ability to take two apparently ...

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  20. Assault on Precinct 13: Anniversary EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | DreadCentrol.com

    There's not much you can say about Assault on Precinct 13 that hasn't already been said. John Carpenter proved with only his second feature he's a master of suspense, turning a stripped down siege concept into a claustrophobic masterpiece.

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